On January 21, 2010, the Great Lakes Energy Development Task Force, under the authority of Cuyahoga County, issued a Request for Proposals to agencies and organizations interested in providing Avian and Bat ecological studies. The studies supplement the Task Force's Feasibility Study for an early stage commercial deployment project consisting of up to eight (8) turbines with total rated capacity at 20 MW for a Lake Erie Wind Power Project near the water intake crib of the City of Cleveland, Ohio.

Completed proposals must be submitted to the Cuyahoga County Office of Procurement and Diversity, no later than 11:00 a.m. on February 22, 2010.